Teaching English as a Second Language

We asked 14 job seekers about their Teaching English as a Second Language. This is what they told us:

  • 57% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Teaching English as a Second Language
  • 79% said earning their Teaching English as a Second Language helped them make more money
  • 79% said earning their Teaching English as a Second Language helped them get a job
  • 100% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Teaching English as a Second Language

What are people saying about getting a Teaching English as a Second Language?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 14 responses

79% said earning their Teaching English as a Second Language helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 14 responses

79% said earning their Teaching English as a Second Language helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 14 responses

100% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Teaching English as a Second Language

Why did you decide to earn your Teaching English as a Second Language?

Based on 14 responses

Required for my current job
14%
Make more money
14%
Changing careers
14%
Get an edge over other candidates
14%
Help my career progression
57%
Other
14%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 10 responses

English As A Second Language Teacher View jobs
60%
Teacher View jobs
20%
Director of Operations View jobs
10%
Manager in Training View jobs
10%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Teaching English as a Second Language?

8 people answered

“One should try to use it in broader contexts. Should have looked more abroad for work.”

May 2, 2019

“Employers are interested in knowing about candidates background and education.”

April 7, 2019

“Many schools look for ESL training, I wish I had known earlier in my teaching career to get it sooner.”

March 27, 2019

“How many other TESL providers were out there that had faster, cheaper programs”

March 20, 2019

“The requirements are constantly being updated.”

March 11, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Teaching English as a Second Language?

9 people answered

“Education is a great tool to help advance your career.”

Sept. 30, 2019

“Be sure you are in a state with at least decent investment in adult education.”

May 2, 2019

“You have to have a passion for languages.”

April 7, 2019

“The course required lots of clinicals and projects. It was a rewarding experience and its possible to try in any classroom.”

March 27, 2019

“Only do it if you want a career in ESL”

March 20, 2019
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